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These are the 5 best food and drink events in Dallas this week

These are the 5 best food and drink events in Dallas this week

Barley & Board
The Community Beer Co. dinner at Barley & Board takes place January 17. Photo courtesy of Barley & Board/Facebook

This week, we're taking you outside of the Dallas city limits to bring you the best in food events. Because sometimes the best things come to those willing to step outside the box.  

Tuesday, January 17

Community Beer Co. Dinner at Barley & Board
A killer gastropub meets a happening brewery in this epic beer dinner in Denton. It features five courses paired with Community Beer selections, including the new seasonal beer — Vanilla Ascension Coffee Porter. Tickets are $75 and extremely limited. Call 940-566-3900 to reserve your spot. 

Thursday, January 19 

Breck Trek Dallas at Wit's End
Breckenridge Brewery presents a free concert featuring Colorado's Paper Bird, a true Americana folk band. Alongside Paper Bird, enjoy a Colorado exclusive art show, "Sticky Situation," with art from Colorado artists curated by the great Ink Monstr, all while sipping Mango Mosaic, Avalanche Amber Ale, and more. This event starts at 7:30 pm and the free admission is first come, first serve. 

Nothin' But Cheddar Class at Scardello Artisan Cheese
Cheddar. Where does it come from? What is it? How is it made? Get answers to all of these questions and taste the results paired with some of the best wines from around the world. Tickets are $40 and the class starts at 7 pm. 

Saturday, January 21

Saturdays in the Shed at Dallas Farmer's Market
This new event is set to feature live juicing presentations with seasonal produce. Up first is a Basin Smoothie demonstration at 10:30 am. This month's demonstrations lead up to February when a yoga and breakfast series rolls into the Shed. 

Sunday, January 22

Local Vendors Fair at Whole Foods Fort Worth 
Do you love shopping for new local products? Sample local vendors while enjoying live music at this free event happening from 11 am to 3 pm. Local vendors include Vim Vitae, Live Soda, Boomerang's Jalsa Salsa, Pederson's Natural Farms, Hat Creek, Dear Clark, Hard Night Good Morning, Paciugo Gelato, and more.